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ATV Accident Near St. Anthony Injures Driver

atv_accidentThe Dubois County Sheriff’s Department says an elderly man was injured when the four-wheeled ATV he was driving in a cow pasture flipped over and landed on top of him.

The accident happened just after 7:30pm Wednesday along Santine Road between St. Anthony and Schnellville Road.

DCSD says the man was able to call 911 while pinned under the ATV.  First responders were able to get the vehicle off of him after they arrived on scene.

The man’s name has not yet been released as the Indiana Department of Conservation is continuing to investigate the accident.

DCSD did say the man suffered a laceration to the back of his head.  He was transported by ambulance to Memorial Hospital in Jasper.  He was later life-lined to St. Mary’s Medical Center in Evansville.

NNDC will pass along additional information about the accident as its made available to us.

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